HR5037 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Virgo.
HR5037 visual magnitude is 5.69. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5037 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR5037:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5037
HR5037 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5037 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5037 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5037 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5037
The image below is a photograph of HR5037 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR5037 is -0.061 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.053 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5037 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5037 is distant 212.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5037
HR5037 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5037 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.